Propanoic acid, 2-hydroxy-, C12-13-alkyl esters
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Propanoic acid, 2-hydroxy-, C12-13-alkyl esters
Alias
C12-13 alkyl lactate
Category
Non-ionic surfactants-Esters
CAS No.
 
Structural Formula
R: C12-13.
Properties
Appearance: liquid.
Solubility: insoluble in water. soluble in ethanol, benzene.
Stability: stable. at strong acid, strong alkali, easily hydrolyzed.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Biodegradability: biodegradable.
Characteristics: excellent dispersing, emulsifying, lubricating abilities.
Synthesis
 
Quality standards & test methods
item
physical and chemical indexes
test methods
actives*, %, ≥
95
 
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Major Uses
Use as emulsifying agent, emulsion stabilizer.
Conditioning agent, emollient in personal care products.
Manufacturers
 
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